Route History

3 May 1950

CF

--

5STL

4STL

F
14RT
14STL
11RT
10STL
23RT

BAKER STREET STATION  -  Park Road  - Prince Albert Road  -  The Zoo  -  CAMDEN TOWN Buck Street
Supplementary service introduced

Chalk Farm (CF) introduced at weekends

11 October 1950

F

28RTW

21RTW

19RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn. RTW type introduced.

2 May 1951

CF

--

--

4RTL

F
34RTW
33RTW
29RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) introduced on Sundays.

6 June 1951

CF

2STL

--

4RTL

F
34RTW
33RTW
29RTW

Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) introduced.

5 September 1951

CF

--

--

4RTL

F
34RTW
33RTW
29RTW


Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) withdrawn.

17 October 1951

F

34RTW

33RTW

19RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn.

14 May 1952

CF

--

--

4RTW

F
34RTW
33RTW
29RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) introduced on Sundays.

11 June 1952

CF

2STL

--

4RTW

F
34RTW
33RTW
29RTW


Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) introduced

22 October 1952

F

34RTW

28RTW

19RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn.

3 December 1952

AF

10RTW

12RTW

11RTW

F
23RTW
21RTW
8RTW

Part of daily F allocation transferred to Chelverton Road.

6 May 1953

AF

10RTW

8RTW

14RTW

CF
--
--
4RTW
F
23RTW
25RTW
15RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) introduced on Sundays.

20 July 1953

AF

10RTW

8RTW

14RTW

CF
2STL
--
4RTW
F
23RTW
21RTW
8RTW

Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) introduced

7 October 1953

AF

10RTW

8RTW

11RTW

F
23RTW
21RTW
8RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn.

19 May 1954

AF

10RTW

8RTW

10RTW/6RT

CF
--
2RTW
4RTW
F
23RTW
21RTW
13RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) introduced on Saturdays and Sundays.

21 July 1954

AF

10RTW

8RTW

10RTW/6RT

CF
2RTW
2RTW
4RTW
F
23RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) introduced

6 October 1954

AF

10RTW

8RTW

11RTW

F
23RTW
21RTW
8RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) allocation withdrawn.

4 May 1955

AF

8RTW

8RTW

16RTW

CF
--
--
4RTW
F
22RTW
21RTW
13RTW


Chalk Farm (CF) introduced on Sundays.

20 July 1955

AF

8RTW

8RTW

8RTW/8RT

CF
2RTW
--
4RTW
F
22RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) introduced

7 September 1955

AF

8RTW

8RTW

8RTW/8RTL

CF
--
--
4RTW
F
22RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Mon-Fri Chalk Farm (CF) withdrawn.

12 October 1955

AF

8RTW

8RTW

8RTW/8RTL

F
22RTW
21RTW
8RTW

Chalk Farm (CF) withdrawn.

2 May 1956

AF

8RTW

8RTW

8RTW/8RTL

CF
--
--
4RTW
F
22RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Sunday Chalk Farm (CF) re-introduced

8 August 1956

AF

8RTW

8RTW

16RTW

BN
2RT
--
--
CF
--
--
4RTW
F
21RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Mon-Fri Brixton (BN) allocation introduced.

17 October 1956

AF

8RTL

8RTL

6RTL

F
21RTW
21RTW
12RTW

Chalk Farm (CF) and Brixton (BN) withdrawn.

1 May 1957

AF

8RTL

8RTL

16RTL

CF
--
--
4RTW
F
21RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Sunday Chalk Farm (CF) re-introduced

17 July 1957

AF

8RTL

8RTL

16RTL

AR
2RTL
--
--
CF
--
--
4RTW
F
21RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Mon-Fri Tottenham (AR) allocation introduced.

16 October 1957

AF

7RTL

8RTL

6RTL

CF
3RTL
4RTL
--
F
20RTW
21RTW
12RTW

Mon-Fri Tottenham (AR) allocation withdrawn - Sunday Chalk Farm (CF) withdrawn but MS introduced with RTL.

30 April 1958

AF

7RTL

8RTL

16RTL

CF
3RTW
4RTW
4RTW
F
21RTW
21RTW
13RTW

Sunday CF re-introduced.

4 August 1958

AD

2RT

--

--

AF
7RTL
4RTL
16RTL
CF
3RTW
4RTW
4RTW
F
21RTW
21RTW
13RTW

New Mon-Fri Palmers Green (AD) allocation added.

5 October 1958

AF

7RTL

4RTL

6RTL

CF
3RTW
4RTW
--
F
21RTW
21RTW
12RTW

Mon-Fri Palmers Green (AD) allocation and Sunday CF withdrawn.

26 November 1958

AF

17RTW

25RTW

10RTW

CF
3RTW
4RTW
--
R
--
--
9RTW

Putney Bridge garage closure - Sunday Riverside (R) introduced.

13 May 1959

AF

17RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
3RTW
4RTW
14RTW

Riverside (R) allocation withdrawn. Sunday CF introduced.

22 July 1959

AD

2RT

--

--

AF
17RTW
25RTW
13RTW
CF
3RTW
4RTW
14RTW

Mon-Fri Palmers Green (AD) allocation reintroduced for Summer school holidays

8 September 1959

AF

17RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
3RTW
4RTW
14RTW

Mon-Fri Palmers Green (AD) allocation withdrawn.

14 October 1959

AF

12RTW

25RTW

10RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
--
R
7RTW
--
9RTW

Sunday CF withdrawn but new Riverside (R) allocation introduced.

11 May 1960

AF

12RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
14RTW
R
7RTW
--
--

Sunday Riverside (R) allocation withdrawn and Sunday CF re-introduced.

20 July 1960

AF

12RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
14RTW
J
2RT
--
--
R
7RTW
--
--

New Mon-Fri Holloway (J) allocation added.

6 September 1960

AF

12RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
14RTW
R
7RTW
--
--

Mon-Fri Holloway (J) allocation withdrawn..

12 October 1960

AF

12RTW

25RTW

7RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
--
R
7RTW
--
8RTW

Sunday CF withdrawn but Riverside (R) re-introduced.

10 May 1961

AF

12RTW

25RTW

11RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
12RTW/1RTL
R
7RTW
--
--

Sunday CF Re-introduced but Riverside (R) withdrawn.

19 July 1961

AF

12RTW

25RTW

13RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
12RTW/1RTL
J
2RT
--
--
R
7RTW
--
--

New Mon-Fri Holloway (J) allocation added.

13 September 1961

AF

12RTW

25RTW

11RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
12RTW/1RTL
R
7RTW
--
--

Mon-Fri Holloway (J) allocation withdrawn.

11 October 1961

AF

12RTW

25RTW

7RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
--
R
7RTW
--
8RTW

Sunday CF withdrawn but Riverside (R) re-introduced.

9 May 1962

AF

12RTW

25RTW

11RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
5RTW
R
7RTW
--
8RTW

Sunday CF Re-introduced.

18 July 1962

AF

12RTW

25RTW

11RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
5RTW
HT
2RM
--
--
R
7RTW
--
8RTW

New Mon-Fri Highgate (HT) allocation added with Routemasters.

11 September 1962

AF

12RTW

25RTW

11RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
5RTW
R
7RTW
--
8RTW

Mon-Fri Highgate (HT) allocation withdrawn.

17 July 1963

AF

12RTW

18RTW

7RTW

CF
4RTW
4RTW
3RTW
HT
2RM
--
--
R
7RTW
--
11RTW

Mon-Fri Highgate (HT) allocation added

14 August 1963

AF

16RTW

18RTW

8RTW

CF
--
4RTW
3RTW
HT
2RM
--
--
R
--
--
11RTW

New Route 74A jointly operated at AF - Mon-Fri only.

1 July 1964

AF

16RTW

18RM

8RM

HT
2RM
--
--
R
--
4RTW
11RTW

Chelverton Road (AF) converted to Routemaster at weekends.
Chalk Farm (CF) withdrawn.
Saturday Riverside (R) introduced.

8 September 1965

AF

16RTW

15RM

10RM

R
--
6RTW
10RTW

Mon-Fri Highgate (HT) allocation withdrawn.

I THINK THIS WAS THE LAST YEAR OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEVICE - ANY INFO WELCOME
The HT allocation was certainly the last rogue garage to appear

Operating Garages

CF Chalk Farm

AD Palmers Green

AF Chelverton Road

F Putney Bridge

HT Holloway

R Riverside

BN Brixton

J Holloway

I would imagine that meal breaks were taken at Allsop Place canteen - and that AF/R/F returned to their home garage in service and the remainder did a dead run ?